At a Glance
Principal: Richelle Paradiso
Secretary: Dakota Purkey
Grades: PreK - 5
Hours: 7:45 a.m. to 3:05 p.m.
Monday - Thursday. Students should arrive on campus no earlier than 7:40am. Tardy bell rings at 7:50am.
Preschool: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Monday - Thursday
2022-2023 Bell Schedule for 4-Day Week
The school day will start at 7:45 AM and end at 3:05 PM Monday through Thursday for Heritage Elementary students.
A ‘BANNER’ YEAR FOR FOUR D60 SCHOOLS
To recognize schools in Colorado that have demonstrated strong growth in student achievement since 2019, Governor Jared Polis established the Governor’s Bright Spot Award, which comes with an accompanying $50,000 endowment. Of the more than 1,800 public schools in the state, only 21 were selected for this recognition, with three – Franklin School of Innovation, Heritage Elementary and Irving Elementary – hailing from the District.
D60 COLORADO TEACHERS OF THE YEAR, SUPPORT STAFF HONORED
In a long-standing tradition, three D60 peer-nominated educators and three Classified Support Staff were honored Thursday for their commitment, dedication and professionalism. Each year, the Pueblo County Chapter of the Colorado Teacher of the Year Program honors dedicated, knowledgeable and skilled K-12 classroom educators with a Colorado Teacher of the Year Award.
TEACHER APPRECIATION MONTH RECOGNITION
Krista Lauricella teaches K-5 ESS at Heritage Elementary.
DISTRICT LEADERS RECOGNIZED BY GREATER PUEBLO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
During Thursday's Business During Lunch hosted by the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce, Superintendent Charlotte Macaluso, Board of Education President Tommy Farrell and Board Member Barb Clementi, and the D60 Communications Team were recognized by Chamber President Duane Nava before those gathered in the Pueblo Convention Center.